Accounts Assistant, Bagshot, to £25,000
Working for an established and growing local business, this job role reports to the Accounts Supervisor in a friendly and supportive team environment. It will suit someone with at least 1 or 2 years (or more of course) of good all round Accounts Assistant / Ledger Clerk / Accounts Administrator type experience looking to put their varied skills to good use in a role that will offer genuine opportunity for growth and development as the position has been created following a promotion.
The job itself will include purchase and sales ledgers, bank reconciliations, cashbooks, a small amount of credit control as well as additional ad hoc duties in support of other members of the finance team in general.
Daily duties will include:
Batching, matching, coding and inputting purchase invoices on to the accounts system, reconciling supplier statements, preparing weekly and monthly BACS/cheque payments runs.
Raising sales invoices, sending out supplier statements, chasing customers with overdue accounts by phone and by email, sending out statements, allocating payments etc.
Inputting cashbook payments and receipts, preparing the daily banking as well as bank reconciliations and taking and resolving supplier queries.
This job will suit someone self-motivated with a muck-in, can-do attitude who is hard working and thoughtful, able to understand the consequences of their actions and how they affect the team and the business.
Whilst not essential, this role could fit someone studying an AAT qualification (or equivalent) as the client is looking for someone who will grow with the role - study support can be available after a qualifying period. The client would also consider a bright Accounts Graduate.
Hours of work are 9-5.30 with an hour for lunch (you may be able to start / finish a little earlier if required). Other benefits include Healthcare, 20 days holiday and free on-site parking.
Applications are being considered immediately - firstname.lastname@example.org